Store Hours

Mon-Thurs: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

Fri-Sat:11:00 am - 10:30 pm

Sunday: 12:00 Noon - 10:00 pm

DriveThru open 10:00 am (M-Sat) & 11:00 am (Sun) 

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Current Flavors

Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Crunch Chocolate Mint
Maple Nut Honey Lavender Chocolate Peanut Butter
Peach Mango Sorbet Blueberry Cheesecake Chocolate Hazelnut
Cherries Jubliee Zoo in the Goo Dark & Twisted
Chocolate Birthday Cake Butter Pecan
Strawberry Cookie Dough Coffee Chip
Speculoos Salty Caramel Cookies and Cream
Cookie Monster Malted Milk Ball


 Updated 6/27   11:09 am

Now Hiring

Flapdoodles is now hiring for the following positions: Icecreamologists (scoopers/clerks), Shift Leaders, and Ice Cream Maker.  To apply, please print off, fill out, and submit the application found under the "Employment" tab on our website.

Featured January Hot Drinks are Here!  

Come in and enjoy a Smooth Sailing Mint Chocolate Cocoa or Hazelnut Latte, each with a mini-scoop of ice cream on top.

Drive Thru Open Earlier

For your convenience, the drive thru is now open one hour earlier than the inside of the store.  From Monday - Saturday, it's open at 10:00 am, and on Sundays at 11:00 am.

New and Improved Smooth Sailing Cocoas and Mochas

Come and try one of our new Smooth Sailing Cocoas or Mochas made with steamed milk, Ghirardelli chocolates, and a scoop of ice cream on top - just what you need during these colder fall and winter days.

Flapdoodles Voted Best Ice Cream Place in Rochester Magazine 2013

We'd like to thank all of our loyal customers and great employees for making this award possible.   We look forward to making Flapdoodles an even better place to enjoy homemade ice cream and have fun at the same time.


Do you want to know the inside scoop of what is happening at Flapdoodles? If so, we encourage you to become a fan of our Facebook page, Flapdoodles Ice Cream. "Like" our Facebook page, and you will:

  • find out about special discounts, promotions, and events through our regular news feeds.
  • know which flavors we are currently offering. Simply click on the "About" tab along the left margin of our Facebook page to discover which 24 delicious flavors are currently on display.
  • bring a little flappiness into your life by interacting with our Facebook page. You'll have fun responding to crazy polls, filling in captions of photos, and the like.

                           Flapdoodles South

               Opening this Spring

As some of you may already know, we are in the process of converting the building at 1710 Broadway Ave. South into Flapdoodles South.  Stay tuned for more details.

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The Story Behind Flapdoodles

Growing up as a kid in Alaska, my dad developed a passion for sailing. As it turns out, he named his very first boat, "Flapdoodle". So on one level, naming the store after his first sailboat serves not only as a reminder of all the happy family memories I experienced on the boat, but also a tribute to my dad and the profound influence he had on my life. Truth be told, it was my dad who instilled in me, among other fine qualities, a deep affection for ice cream. In fact, one could easily say that my dad turned scooping and eating ice cream into an art form - if you think I'm exaggerating, just ask my siblings.

Read more: The Story Behind Flapdoodles